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To speak without phonation, as with an open posterior part of the glottis.
[A.S. hwisprian]


(hwĭs′pĕr) [AS. hwisprian]
1. Speech with a low, soft voice; a low, sibilant sound.
2. To utter in a low sound.

cavernous whisper

Direct transmission of a whisper through a cavity in auscultation.
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He said: "The idea with Whisper was to go novice chasing last season.
Organiser Mike McGrother said: "We know it's 10 times bigger than the last ocial world record for a Chinese Whisper, but we haven't gone down that route because for it to be an ocial record, it has to be in one place and we want to spread the message across Stock-Stockton.
The Whisper Lounge can accommodate up to 100 guests for indoor dining and 25 guests for al fresco dining or drinks on the canopy-draped patio.
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Other Whisper Systems products include text encryption, voice encryption, firewall software and encrypted backup, the company said.
The most famous example of Chinese Whispers was supposed to have happened in the First World War when an officer sent a message back: "Send reinforcements, we're going to advance.
At the wedding, I stay out of sight and when the minister, or person conducting the service, asks for the rings the best man slips on a glove and I send Whisper down the aisle with the rings attached to her talons.
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We don't whisper the proclamation of Easter; we should it.
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Whisper looks up from his nest of shredded paper and starts telephone-ringing.